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Chris Christie

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie as he appeared on CNBC's "Squawk Box," Thursday, August 27, 2015.
55th Governor of New Jersey

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  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— Cash-strapped Atlantic City thinks it has found a way to pay off debt while fighting off a threatened state takeover. Mayor Don Guardian said Monday the city's Municipal Utilities Authority will buy the city-owned former Bader Field airport property for about $100 million. Atlantic City is nearing default on a $73 million emergency state...

  • New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie

    Members of the NJ Assembly takes an initial step toward possible impeachment of Christie, NBC 4 New York reports.

  • 'Bridgegate' trial set to begin today

    Two former associates of Governor Chris Christie are charged with conspiracy and fraud in the 2013 scandal.

  • New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks about his knowledge of a traffic study that snarled traffic at the George Washington Bridge during a news conference on January 9, 2014 at the Statehouse in Trenton, New Jersey.

    The failed presidential hopeful's shadow will loom over the trial this week of two former associates charged in the 2013 "Bridgegate" scandal.

  • LYNDHURST, N.J., Sept 15- New Jersey re-affirmed its support on Thursday for a $1.15 billion municipal bond deal to finish building a long-stalled mega-mall and entertainment complex after a lawsuit challenged the use of such tax-exempt public financing. Proceeds will fund construction of the $2.7 billion American Dream project in New Jersey's Meadowlands...

  • Chris Christie's pick to lead the state Treasury has been approved by the Democratic-controlled state Senate. The Senate approved acting Treasurer Ford Scudder's nomination on Thursday. He previously was the chief operating officer at Laffer Associates, a firm led by former Reagan administration economist Arthur Laffer.

  • Democratic Senate President Steve Sweeney said the stumbling block over transportation funding stems from the cost of cutting taxes that Christie and lawmakers are considering as part of a possible deal. Democratic Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto said Thursday's voting was penciled in with the aim of achieving an agreement on transportation but...

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  • NEW YORK, Sept 5- Hermine, a storm that raked Florida with hurricane-force winds last week, drifted far off the U.S. East Coast on Monday, sparing the Middle Atlantic states but forcing some beach closures. Hermine is expected to begin weakening on Monday night as it moves northwest and then "meander slowly" off the New England coast into Wednesday, the National...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 5- Hermine, a storm that raked Florida with hurricane-force winds last week, drifted far off the U.S. East Coast on Monday, sparing the Middle Atlantic states but forcing some beach closures. Hermine is expected to begin weakening on Monday night as it moves northwest and then "meander slowly" off the New England coast into Wednesday, the National...

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